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Mayor creates city manager hiring committee manager position statewide, but will also accept applications from candidates in other states. Assembly member Loren Jones said the city will likely receive applications from outside the Alaska, which it might need because there are multiple...
New names added to municipal candidate list

...Puckett both filed Tuesday and will be competing against Nankervis for the District 2 seat.Incumbent Assembly member Loren Jones remains the lone contender for the District 1 seat, and incumbent School Board member Andi Story is the only person...
Empire Editorial: Blank ballots give little reason to vote

...the incumbents seeking re-election. Democracy thrives on choice - the more candidates to choose from, the better.Loren Jones is uncontested for the District 1 seat; Mayor Merrill Sanford is unopposed in his reelection bid; four-term school...
Candidates stock city ballot as deadline arrives we're spending, why we're spending it and how it could be put to better use." Assembly District 1Incumbent Loren Jones is the lone candidate running for the Assembly District 1 seat this fall. Jones said he plans to continue working on...
Three-way race down to two

...state.So far, incumbent Merrill Sanford is the only candidate to have filed for the Mayor's seat, and incumbent Loren Jones is the only candidate to have filed for the Assembly District 1 seat.
Only incumbents file for open seats

...seats and three for the Juneau School District Board of Education, according to the city clerk's webpage.Incumbents Loren Jones and Jerry Nankervis are the only people to have filed for positions on the Assembly so far.Jones, who is just concluding...
Election season opens

...election is Oct. 6.In District 1, which includes Douglas Island, downtown Juneau and Lemon Creek, assemblyman Loren Jones' seat is on the ballot. In District 2, which includes the Mendenhall Valley, Auke Bay and Juneau out the road...
City seeks more control from state marijuana board

...decision to permit, or not, consumption on licensed premises" to the discretion of municipalities.Assembly member Loren Jones, who is also a member of the state Marijuana Control Board, told the committee that there has been a lot of discussion...
Finance Committee debates senior sales tax

...unrelated proposal to raise the sales tax to 6 percent in order to exclude sales tax on food for everyone. Assembly member Loren Jones motioned to put the issue on the ballot for voters to decide in October, but the motion failed. ? Contact reporter...
Gov. Walker appoints marijuana board members

...list includes a sitting City and Borough of Juneau assemblyman.In an email Wednesday morning, Walker announced that Loren Jones has been named to the board's public health seat. The new board has five seats covering public health, public safety...


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